aortic bifurcation

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aortic bifurcation

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the division of the aorta into right and left common iliac arteries; it occurs at the level of the fourth lumbar vertebral body.
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He underwent single hemodialysis followed by laparoscopic left radical nephrectomy with lymph node dissection extending from renal hilum to the bifurcation of aorta.
The other took origin from the aorta between the inferior mesenteric and the bifurcation of aorta.
In the present case the lower polar renal artery arose almost from the point of bifurcation of aorta.